Oak with deal backing, decorated with marquetry inlay.

Signed and dated 'Jos Butler, 1814' in marquetry on a secret door inside the left-hand cupboard. The centre panel inset with an eight-day movement clock by Thomas Joyce (1793-1861) of Whitchurch.


Salmon family in Church Farm, Waverton, near Chester. Beeston Castle sale at Sothebys 1980.


Grosvenor Museum

27 Grosvenor Street, Chester, Cheshire, CH1 2DD
01244 972 197

Opening times

Mon – Sat, 10.30am – 5pm
Sun,1pm – 4pm

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